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Thumbnail for - Seattle Times Overlooks a Key Factor in Ballard Rental Market—Renters
  Urbanists tend to see in-city building booms as a positive thing: More supply lowers prices, and provides opportunities for people to live near their workplaces, rather...
Thumbnail for - Why the City Shouldn't Spend Another $2.5 Million on Eastlake Transit Planning, Part II
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  Seattle Transit Blog's Ben Schiendelman and I are having a wonky blog fight about Mayor Mike McGinn's proposal to spend $2 million to study a streetcar on Eastlake. Ben argues that an...
Nov 1, 2012, 2:44pm | 11 comments
Thumbnail for - Koster: No Reason to Allow Abortion for "The Rape Thing"
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First Congressional District candidate John Koster says he sees no reason to allow abortions in the case of "the rape thing," and then elaborates. And elaborates.
Oct 31, 2012, 1:30pm | 1 comment
Thumbnail for - Why the City Shouldn't Spend Another $2.5 Million on Eastlake Transit Planning
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Every neighborhood needs more transit. But Eastlake needs it less than most.
Oct 30, 2012, 12:16pm | 22 comments
Thumbnail for - Why The Times' "Experiment" In Political Spending Won't Measure Anything
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Why the Seattle Times' "experimental" $80,000 spend on Republican GOP candidate Rob McKenna's campaign won't measure anything.
Oct 19, 2012, 1:42pm
Thumbnail for - Seattle Times Gives Free Full-Page Ad to McKenna
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The Seattle Times Company announces it will donate free full-page ads to Republican Rob McKenna and the gay-marriage campaign.
Oct 17, 2012, 1:27pm | 6 comments
Thumbnail for - Presidential Debate Fact-Check Roundup
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The C is for Crank's roundup of today's post-debate fact checks.
Oct 17, 2012, 12:21pm | 2 comments
Thumbnail for - Some Caveats on That Sounder Report
Some caveats on a Sound Transit panel's report on the agency's expensive rail line to Everett.
Oct 16, 2012, 12:28pm | 4 comments
Thumbnail for - ... And a Roundup of What You Didn't Hear
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All the issues the candidates didn't touch during last night's debate.
Oct 4, 2012, 12:00pm | 2 comments
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